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Monday, 22 November 2021  - Some links might have expired.

Canadian News

CBC News
Liberals to study plan to move CAF prosecutors and defence lawyers to CJS

CBC News
Incoming 'parade of storms' bad news for flood-soaked B.C.

CBC News
Supply chains getting back on track

CBC News
British Columbians brace for more extreme weather, possible flooding on north coast

Global News
B.C. Floods: Federal government sends over 500 troops for relief efforts

Global News
B.C. floods: Border officials to allow exemptions to COVID-19 rules on a case-by-case basis - More

The Canadian Press
Ontario optometrists to resume eye exams for kids and seniors as job action is paused

CBC News
More victims identified from fatal mudslides near Lilloet, B.C.

CBC News
How Canada could retaliate if tariff-like U.S. electric car policy goes ahead

CBC News
P.E.I. vows to fight federal decision to halt potato exports to U.S. over potato wart fungus

CBC News
Air Canada agrees to pay $4.5M for delays in giving out U.S. COVID-19 refunds

Canadian Commentary

International News

The Associated Press
Five dead, 40 injured after SUV speeds through Wisconsin holiday parade - More

BBC News
Police name victims after car ploughs into Waukesha Christmas parade - More - More

The Associated Press
Six children hurt in parade crash in critical condition

Space News
Gen. David Thompson: U.S. has a lot of catching up to do on hypersonic missile technology

ABC News
Top national security officials stress need for collaboration in cyberspace

CISA Alert
Reminder for Critical Infrastructure to Stay Vigilant Against Threats During Holidays and Weekends

The Associated Press
Michael Cohen ends prison term after Trump-related crimes

The Canadian Press
Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world

The Associated Press
GOP embraces natural immunity as substitute for vaccines

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
COVID-19 killed four times as many Georgia cops as violence, accidents

The Associated Press
How COVID shots for kids help prevent dangerous new variants

Politico
Stubborn Covid surges signal bleak winter

The Washington Post
Americans should get boosters ahead of possibly ‘dangerous’ winter spike, Fauci says

The Associated Press
In Kenosha and beyond, guns become more common on US streets

The Associated Press
Probe finds ‘overwhelming evidence’ of misconduct by Cuomo

The Associated Press
Coal-fired power plants to close after new wastewater rule

The Associated Press
Yes, there are turkeys for Thanksgiving

BBC News
Six ways shoebox-sized satellites are trying to change the world

Reuters News Agency
UK to review COVID travel rules in January

Reuters News Agency
We all must go to Peppa Pig World, says Boris Johnson - More

BBC News
Can UK avoid a Europe-style return to lockdown?

BBC News
Germany Covid: Health minister's stark warning to get jabbed

France 24
Coronavirus pandemic: Austria enters fourth nationwide lockdown

The Associated Press
Austrian lockdown dampens holiday mood

The Associated Press
Sailboats packed with migrants seek Italy in latest tactic

Reuters News Agency
Amid growing border tensions, Ukraine airborne troops hold exercise

Reuters News Agency
Kremlin says it is alarmed by U.S.-backed armament push for Ukraine

Agence France-Presse
Russian caviar prices surge ahead of holidays

CBC News
Toxic gases threaten La Palma residents as volcano keeps erupting

Agence France-Presse
Sudan still 'at mercy of military' after PM returns: experts

France 24
France 24 accompanies French soldiers patrolling in Gao, Mali

BBC News
Ethiopia's Tigray conflict: Mass arrests and ethnic profiling haunt Addis Ababa

The New York Times
A Power Struggle Over Cobalt Rattles the Clean Energy Revolution

BBC News
Kenyan police investigate BBC worker's death in Nairobi

BBC News
Covid in Kenya: Government gives 20 million a month to get vaccinated

The Associated Press
Netanyahu's former aide testifies in ex-Israeli PM's corruption trial

The Washington Post
Back from the Belarus border, Iraqis recount abuse and eye the future with despair

The Associated Press
Netanyahu called a 'control freak' by former aide

The Associated Press
Doctor warns Iraqi Kurds: Illegal path to EU can be deadly

Korea JoongAng Daily
UAE close to buying Korean missile defense system

Agence France-Presse
Iran says hopes for 'constructive' visit by IAEA chief

BBC News
Iran nuclear programme: Threat of Israeli strike grows

The Associated Press
Jobs lost, middle class Afghans slide into poverty, hunger

Politico
How Athens became the unexpected hub for Afghan women

The Associated Press
After slow starts, some Asian vaccination rates now soaring

Reuters News Agency
Myanmar a no-show at China-ASEAN summit as junta defies neighbors

The Associated Press
Philippines redeploys boats to shoal after Chinese blockade

Politico
Kissinger doesn’t see China as an immediate military threat to Taiwan

The Associated Press
Xi says China will not seek dominance over Southeast Asia - More

The Daily Beast
North Korean Hackers Caught Snooping on China’s Cyber Squad

The Associated Press
Seoul: Russian, Chinese warplanes enter eastern KADIZ - More

Korea JoongAng Daily
Greater Seoul is 'very high risk' for Covid, says KDCA

Korea JoongAng Daily
Hospital beds are new front in Korea's Covid war

Korea JoongAng Daily
U.S. ambassador to UN to visit Korea for peacekeeping meeting

The Asahi Shimbun
Bullet trains set aside ‘office car’ for teleworking passengers

Reuters News Agency
In a first, Japan considers release of oil reserves after U.S. request

Reuters News Agency
Emmanuel Macron: Situation in Guadeloupe "very explosive"

Agence France-Presse
Wisconsin : le véhicule bélier a fait au moins 5 morts et 40 blessés - Plus

TVA Nouvelles
Les développements sur la COVID

Agence France-Presse
COVID-19 : l’Autriche se confine, la colère gronde en Europe

Agence France-Presse
Russie : le caviar rouge atteint des prix historiques à l'approche des fêtes

France 24
Opération Sirli en Egypte : « Disclose » révèle les dérives d'une opération de la France

Agence France-Presse
Sous-marins : l’Australie signe un accord avec les États-Unis et le Royaume-Uni

Agence France-Presse
Présidentielle au Chili : la gauche et l'extrême droite au second tour

Agence France-Presse
Brésil: au moins huit cadavres retrouvés après un raid policier

France 24
Les tensions persistent en Guadeloupe, appel à la grève générale en Martinique

International Commentary

Books

David Remnick | The New Yorker
Chris Christie’s Donald Trump Problem - More

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